Soccer

  • Is This the Worst Free Kick Ever? (Video)

    Is This the Worst Free Kick Ever? (Video)

    In recent months we have seen some pretty terrible penalty kicks. There was the terrible one by Jonathan Soriano of Red Bull Salzberg in Austria. And there was that equally terrible one by Brazilian superstar Neymar. However, while these awful shots must have been extremely embarrassing to the players who took them, they at least […]

  • Arsenal’s Jack Wilshere Receives an Epic Nutshot (GIF + Video)

    Arsenal’s Jack Wilshere Receives an Epic Nutshot (GIF + Video)

    An epic sports nutshot is a paradox: it makes you cringe and squirm in your seat, and yet at the same time you simply cannot look away. Whether it’s a guy sliding crotch-first into a goal post, a 100 mph tennis ball popping a guy in the family jewels, or a football slipping through a […]

  • Fan Runs Onto Field to Give Lionel Messi a Hug (Video)

    Fan Runs Onto Field to Give Lionel Messi a Hug (Video)

    Pro athletes are usually a little uncomfortable when fans invade the playing field. After all, that goalie in England got socked in the face by some drunken idiot, and of course, Monica Seles got stabbed by a Stefi Graf fan in Germany back in 1993. So you never know if the fans are there to have […]

  • Celtic Fan Hit in the Face with Soccer Ball (Video)

    Celtic Fan Hit in the Face with Soccer Ball (Video)

    Usually you assume that if fans at a soccer game are going to face any danger, it will come from the grandstands rather than the field. After all, unlike baseball, where foul balls and line dives are scattered up to 300 feet from home plate in any direction, there are only so many places in […]

  • Manchester City Fans Threw Coins at Man U’s Rio Ferdinand (Video)

    Manchester City Fans Threw Coins at Man U’s Rio Ferdinand (Video)

    The Manchester Derby between Manchester United and Manchester City has been around since 1881, but the rivalry has never been more fierce. Last year the two EPL clubs duked it out all season long for the League Championship, and even then it still came down to the final day of the season with City staging […]

  • Freestyle Soccer Player Iya Traore Will Blow Your Mind (Videos)

    Freestyle Soccer Player Iya Traore Will Blow Your Mind (Videos)

    When Iya Traore moved to France with his father from Guinea in November 2000, he had the same dream that many 14-year-old boys around the world have: he wanted to become a professional soccer player. Unfortunately, Traore’s soccer dreams did not work out the way he wanted, and he was never able to play with […]